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CA-NV AWWA Resource Guide 2016

COMMITTEES Water Operator Certification Vacant, Chair The Water Operations Certification Committee is responsible for the activities and promotion of the Water Treatment and Water Distribution Certification Programs. member: Larry Lyford Water Quality Lab Analyst Certification Stacie B. Goodpaster, Chair The Water Quality Laboratory Analyst Certification Committee is responsible for the activities and promotion of the Water Quality Laboratory Analyst Certification Program. members: Claudia Hidahl, Lindsay Neun, Terry Powers Water Use Efficiency Certification Linda Yager, Chair The committee shall be responsible for the preparation of examination and the training sessions. The committee shall review, with Administrator, changes in the certification program, training requirements and make recommendations to the certification program, training requirements to the certification boards for such changes. The committee shall also be responsible to maintain rules, regulations, procedures and examination enhancements. The chair shall serve as a committee member of the Certification Board and be responsible for communication between the Certification Board and the Water Use Efficiency Certification Committee. members: Angela S. Anderson, Cathleen Brennan, William Granger, Scott W. Harris, Thomas H. Hawes, Francie Kennedy *Membership by appointment WE ARE H2OBSESSED. 14 CA-NV AWWA RESOURCE GUIDE 2016 Standing Committees Audit Larry W, Lyford, Chair The Audit Committee will be responsible for recommending the hiring or termination of the audit firm, and the compensation to the audit firm. The Audit Committee must meet with the auditor to satisfy itself that the financial affairs of the Section are in order, must review the audit report, and must approve any non-audit services provided by the audit firm to the Section. The Audit Committee members are appointed by the Chair member: Jennifer Shimmin Awards James P. Elliott, Co-Chair Joe Guistino, Co-Chair The California-Nevada Section desires to recognize, to the maximum extent possible, the good work and service by its members to the Water Industry and Section by honoring deserving members through the nomination and presentation of Section and National Awards. The purpose of this committee is to coordinate the activities of the Awards Subcommittees and coordinate the notification, publication and presentation of the individual award recipients to the Section Membership. The committee facilitates the identification of potential candidates for all current Association and Section awards and any future awards that may be established. The committee and its sub-committees review the purpose and eligibility requirements of each national and section award and select nominees who best meet the spirit and intent of each award. The chair of the Awards Committee reports directly to the Governing Board. members: Colter Andersen, Destree Bascos, Philip L. Brun Jr. , Andrew F. DeGraca, Steve A. Dennis, Joy Eldredge, Don Kaiser, Bruce A. Macler, Drew McIntyre, Glenn E. Reynolds, Chuck Sihler, Rosemary Smud, Mark S. Soldati, Joe Wong, Tanya Yurovsky Membership Rosemary Smud, Chair The purpose of this committee is to: 1) plan and imple-ment efforts to stimulate enrollment of new AWWA members; 2) develop and implement a membership retention program, which includes committee assign-ments, introduction to Section officers, and hospitality at meetings and conferences, with particular attention to newly recruited members and those not previously involved in Section activities. The chair and the vice-chairs shall work closely with local water utility groups, and other Section committees and the Public Information Director to accomplish this purpose. Members and committee officers will provide Section wide coverage and shall include manufacturers’ rep-resentatives. members: Tom Bloomer, Philip L. Brun Jr., Heather L. Collins, Uzi Daniel, Jacques A. DeBra, Steve A. Dennis, James P. Elliott, Joe Guistino, Drew McIntyre, Sue Mosburg, Katherine S. Nutting, Dawn R. White, Tim Williams Personnel Selection Philip L. Brun Jr., Chair 1. The Section shall have a Personnel Selection Commit-tee of five members appointed by the Section Chair prior to November 10th of each year and confirmed by the Governing Board through the Consent Calendar at its Budget meeting. 2. All committee members must be cur-rent members at the time of their appointment. They shall be appointed for three years and may be appointed for one succeeding term. At all times, at least a majority of the committee must be current Board members. Their terms shall be staggered. Appointments to fill va-cancies shall be for the term of the original appointee. 3. The committee shall select candidates for Section or National office,whether elective or appointive, except that of the Secretary, and the Treasurer which shall Program – Standing 1.800.523.5826 | carollo.com WATER OUR FOCUS OUR BUSINESS OUR PASSION


CA-NV AWWA Resource Guide 2016
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